bally vs fucking what difference

what is difference between bally and fucking

English

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈbæli/
  • Rhymes: -æli

Etymology 1

Alteration of bloody.

Adjective

bally (not comparable)

  1. (Britain, dated, euphemistic) Bloody (used as a mild intensifier).
    He’s just a bally idiot.

Adverb

bally (not comparable)

  1. (Britain, dated, euphemistic) Very.
    That was a bally foolish thing to do, old chap!
Usage notes
  • Bally is used by the British upper classes, as well as lower classes in the East End of London.
Synonyms
  • blasted, dashed

References

  • “bally”, in Lexico, Dictionary.com; Oxford University Press, 2019–present.

Etymology 2

Clipping of balaclava +‎ -y.

Noun

bally (plural ballies)

  1. (MLE) A balaclava.

Anagrams

  • abyll, lylab


English

Alternative forms

  • fuckin, fuckin’ (informal, slang)

Etymology

From fuck +‎ -ing.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈfʌkɪŋ/, /ˈfʌkɪn/
  • Rhymes: -ʌkɪŋ

Verb

fucking

  1. present participle of fuck

Noun

fucking (countable and uncountable, plural fuckings)

  1. (vulgar) An act of sexual intercourse, especially one lacking passion or a feeling of sincere love.
    • c 1674, John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester, A Satyr on Charles II
      Like the French fool, that wanders up and down
      Starving his people, hazarding his crown.
      Peace is his aim, his gentleness is such,
      And love he loves, for he loves fucking much.
  2. (vulgar, figuratively) An act of mistreatment.

Synonyms

  • frig
  • frigging

Derived terms

Translations

Adjective

fucking (not comparable)

  1. (vulgar) An intensifier, often applying more to the whole utterance than to the specific word it grammatically modifies.
    Synonyms: fecking, freaking, frigging
  2. (vulgar) Offensive, annoying or worthless.

Synonyms

  • See also Thesaurus:damned

Derived terms

  • motherfucking

Descendants

  • Danish: fucking
  • Dutch: fucking
  • Swedish: fucking

Translations

Adverb

fucking (not comparable)

  1. (vulgar) Really, very; having intensive force, often applying to the whole sentence or clause.
    • 2010, Christopher Hitchens, Hitch-22, Atlantic 2011, p. 81:
      A bit young to be so cynical and so superior, you may think. My reply is that you should fucking well have been there, and felt it for yourself.

Descendants

  • Danish: fucking
  • Dutch: fucking
  • Swedish: fucking

Translations

Infix

fucking

  1. (vulgar) Alternative spelling of -fucking-, used when the word inflix is put between two words
    • 1991, Stephen Fry, The Liar, p. 37:
      She had been, as I say, drinking all afternoon and she suddenly howled, ‘Ten o’clock! It’s ten o’fucking clock! Why doesn’t he come? Why in God’s name doesn’t he come?’ Something along those lines.
    • 1992, Roger Waters, in Q Magazine

References

  • Jesse Sheidlower, editor (2009) The F Word, 3rd edition

Danish

Etymology

Borrowed from English fucking.

Adjective

fucking (neuter fucking)

  1. (slang, vulgar) fucking, intensifier, especially to indicate annoyance.
    • 2013, Lars AP, Fucking flink, Art People (→ISBN)
      For det er helt okay at udøve den danske nationalsport nr. 1: at brokke sig. Bare man gør det på en fucking flink måde. Guerillagartnere og guerilla-strikkere.
    • 2014, Christian Frost, Gud er bare hund stavet bagfra, Art People (→ISBN)
      Det kom fra hans far, som var en fucking bøsse.
    • 2014, Caroline Kepnes, DU, Politikens Forlag (→ISBN)
      “For helvede da, Karen! Fatter du ikke et vink med en fucking vognstang?
    Synonyms: fandens, sørens, helvedes

Adverb

fucking

  1. (slang, vulgar) fucking, intensifier
    Synonym: fandens

Dutch

Alternative forms

  • fokking (homophonic modification)

Etymology

Borrowed from English fucking.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈfʏ.kɪŋ/, /ˈfɑ.kɪŋ/
  • Hyphenation: fuc‧king

Adjective

fucking (not comparable)

  1. (slang, vulgar) fucking, intensifier, especially to indicate annoyance

Adverb

fucking

  1. (slang, vulgar) fucking, intensifier

Swedish

Etymology

Borrowed from English fucking.

Adjective

fucking (not comparable)

  1. (slang, vulgar) fucking, intensifier, especially to indicate annoyance
    Synonyms: jävla, helvetes, förbannad

Declension

No inflected forms.

Adverb

fucking (comparative mer fucking, superlative mest fucking)

  1. (slang, vulgar) fucking, intensifier
    Synonym: jävla

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